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Mindful walking in Fforest Fawr header Mindful Walking in Fforest Fawr - I spend a lot of time in and around Fforest Fawr but last month I experienced the forest in a new light. Tommy Carr invited me to join him on one of his guided mindful walks. Mindfulness is the psychological process of bringing one’s attention to experiences occurring in the present moment, which can be ... more...
We are 6 header image Six Years On: Looking Back - At the end of July, this site will be six years old. As the schools break up and thoughts turn to holidays, I reflect on the last year and what’s happened in our community. The biggest issue by far has been the larch disease in Fforest Fawr. It was the first story of this past ... more...
Plans to remove larch trees header Plans to Remove Larch Trees from Fforest Fawr Announced - Natural Resources Wales (NRW) have announced plans to manage the removal of diseased larch trees from Fforest Fawr. Approximately 4,000 trees will be felled over the next 3 years. I spoke to NRW’s Local Area Manager, Mike James, at yesterday’s drop in session and he went through the plans with me. Phase 1 of the ... more...
Fforest Fawr Larch Tree Removal header Fforest Fawr Larch Tree Removal to Begin in September - Natural Resources Wales (NRW) have confirmed that work to remove diseased larch trees from Fforest Fawr will begin in September 2018. They have arranged a drop in session for the public to view plans and ask NRW staff questions. The session is from 2-8pm on Tuesday 17th July in the village hall. Read our previous ... more...
Tongwynlais Primary Summer Fayre header Tongwynlais Primary Summer Fayre - The Tongwynlais Primary School Summer Fayre is nearly here! The forecast is good and there’s loads going on. The fayre is from 11.00am to 2.00pm on Saturday 23rd June. Here’s what you can look forward to: Animal Zone UK Whitchurch Warriors Whitchurch Cycling Club (please bring your bike along) Taffs Well Tennis Programme Football skills ... more...